U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) introduced legislation to establish a unified response framework for combating the threat of chronic wasting disease (CWD), a growing epidemic threatening white
A captive deer that has tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) will require Disease Management Area 3 (DMA 3) to expand into Pennsylvania’s elk range.
Too few landowners gave permission, Game Commission will continue work to educate public about CWD.
The Boone and Crockett Club Board of Directors recently approved the second year of research funding targeted at finding answers to combat Chronic Wasting Disease.
Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) is a highly contagious, always-fatal disease that affects cervids such as deer, elk, and moose.
PA’s statewide deer seasons have come to a close, and within the next several weeks, final chronic wasting disease test results will return.
Four white-tailed deer in Benton, Washington and Sebastian counties recently tested positive for the deadly disease, according to the Arkansas GFC.
The disease has been found in Boone, Carroll, Madison, Marion, Newton, Pope and Searcy counties in Arkansas since September.
In 2016, you purchased a firearm deer hunting license for a permit in an area that is subject to mandatory chronic wasting disease testing on Saturday.
The AGFC is offering a convenient way for hunters to have their deer tested for CWD at participating taxidermists and veterinarians.
AZGFD is asking hunters to continue doing their part to help keep CWD, a neurodegenerative wildlife disease that is fatal to deer and elk, at bay.
Those hunting deer within the state’s DMAs will have the opportunity to have their deer tested – free of charge – for chronic wasting disease (CWD).
The Pennsylvania Game Commission has scheduled a series of public meetings to ensure Pennsylvanians remain informed about chronic wasting disease.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission today announced a trophy bull elk that wandered south of Interstate 80 and into a CWD management area was euthanized.
Wayne A. Laroche, who served as Bureau of Wildlife Management director, will be appointed Aug. 1 to Special Assistant for CWD Response, a new position.
Chronic wasting disease has spread to free-ranging deer in an area of the state where it previously had been detected only in captive deer.
The PA Game Commission announced regulation changes to address the increasing threat that chronic wasting disease presents to the state’s deer and elk.
Van Buren County is the latest area to be placed under special wildlife regulations to curb the spread of chronic wasting disease.
Michigan’s Department of Natural Resources has its hands full with wildlife issues, & accordingly, what follows is a brief outline of some of pro-active measures being proposed…
The Pennsylvania Game Commission tested 5,707 deer and 110 elk for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) during 2016. 47 wild deer have tested positive for CWD.
A sick deer in Lancaster County tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD), a fatal neurological disease, in early March.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be hosting a special public meeting concerning chronic wasting disease at the Carroll Electric Cooperative Building in Jasper, at 6 p.m., March 14.
A special chronic wasting disease 16-day deer hunt in southeastern Minnesota concluded Jan. 15 with one additional case of the disease found among hundreds tested.
Chronic wasting disease (CWD), a fatal neurological disease, was confirmed this week in two female deer from a Mecosta County deer farm.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will focus actions to slow and hopefully eliminate the spread of chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota.